Andriana Chuchman

Andriana Chuchman(Winnipeg, Canada)

2018–19 Season: Mary Hatch in It's a Wonderful Life

Making her San Francisco Opera debut as Mary Hatch in It's a Wonderful Life, Canadian soprano Andriana Chuchman most recently created the roles of Boonyi/India in the world premiere of Jack Perla's Shalimar the Clown at the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. Other recent engagements have included Adina in L'Elisir d'Amore, Miranda in The Enchanted Island, Gretel in Hansel and Gretel, and Valencienne in The Merry Widow at the Metropolitan Opera; her house and role debut as Pat Nixon in Nixon in China at the Houston Grand Opera; Micaëla in La Tragédie de Carmen at the San Diego Opera; Lauretta in Gianni Schicchi at the Los Angeles Opera; Gretel on the Glyndebourne Festival Tour; Magnolia in Show Boat and Marie in La Fille du Régiment at the Washington National Opera; Magnolia at the Dallas Opera; John Adams' A Flowering Tree at the Opera Omaha; Guinevere in Camelot at the Glimmerglass Festival; Yum-Yum in The Mikado; Cleopatra in Guilio Cesare, Susanna in Le Nozze di Figaro, and staged performances of Carmina Burana at the Michigan Opera Theatre.

Chuchman is a recent graduate of the Ryan Opera Center at the Lyric Opera of Chicago and an alumna of the Merola Opera Program.